The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC), Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George's County, is seeking a Division Chief to manage the Arts and Cultural Heritage Division. Position is responsible for supervising the coordination of local and regional arts and cultural programs, events, classes, camps, exhibitions, and performances. In addition, this position supervises the coordination of historic rental properties, and a performance and equestrian center.
The individual selected for this position must have a passion, knowledge of and strong connections with the county and regional arts community. They are self-motivated, organized and experienced in facility, program, staff and fiscal management, along with handling community relations. This is a fast-paced, and demanding work environment.
EXAMPLES OF IMPORTANT DUTIES: The Division Chief is responsible for arts centers and programs, historic rental properties, an arena and equestrian center operations. Work involves close contact with citizens, community and arts group stakeholders, as well as government officials to identify the needs and develop a strategic plan that ensures comprehensive programs and opportunities for County residents. Chief duties involves the total management of diverse work programs and facilities with complex purposes and goals as well as the oversight of career and contract personnel combined with seasonal and year round staff.
Prepares and manages area budget. Controls expenditures in accordance with approved budget. Obtains bids and price quotes. Maintains records of revenues and expenditures, time cards, inventory of supplies and equipment, memberships, and program participants. Coordinates daily, monthly, and annual reports.
1. Bachelor's degree in parks and recreation (master's degree preferred) or a related field and six years of highly responsible varied park and recreation experience including four years at a supervisory level; or
2. An equivalent combination of education and experience.
3. Valid Maryland driver's license or the ability to acquire one.
Internal Number: 10138
About The Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission
Created in 1927, The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission embodies the vision of forward-looking community leaders who saw the need to plan for orderly development and protection of the natural resources in the two suburban counties bordering the District of Columbia. During the Commission's proud 80 plus years of existence, the population of the area it serves has increased to more than 1.6 million residents who inhabit a bi-county area of great economic, racial, ethnic and geographic diversity.The Commission's facilities, programs and responsibilities have constantly evolved and expanded to keep pace with the needs of this vibrant community. From assuming responsibility for the entire public recreation program in Prince George's County in the '70s, to building and strengthening ongoing regional business partnerships, the Commission has continued to plan, fund and deliver quality, innovative programs, facilities and services for over three-quarters of a century. M-NCPPC benefits the citizens of Montgomery and Prince George's Counties by Turning Visions Into Reality.
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